Passaic County Community College

Paterson, NJ

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 4,623
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Two-year, medium // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 40% / 60% (2017)

First generation college students: 60.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 13.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 35.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 18.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 11.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 8.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 16.1%
Black: 10.4%
Hispanic: 61.6%
Asian: 5.2%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 1.0%
Non-resident alien: 0.1%
Unknown race: 5.1%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $14,142
In-State tuition: $5,400
Out-of-State tuition: $9,390

Estimated books and supplies: $1,600 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $13,500 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $27,302 (2017)
Median Family Income: $18,422 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 49.1%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 7.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $7,536 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $80 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $6,955
$30k-48k $7,027
$48k-75k $9,152
$75k-110k $13,500
$110k+ $13,730

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 88.5% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $7,536 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $5,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 53.6% (2015)
@3 year 56.3% (2017)
@5 year 64.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 32.1% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 39.5% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $27,468 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $39,385 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Graphic Communications. 13
Associate's Degree Engineering Science. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 13
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 38
Associate's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma English Language and Literature/Letters, Other. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 2
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 315 $8,625 $106 $25,796 ($2,150) $36,981 ($3,082)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 288 $10,625 $24,111 ($2,009) $37,771 ($3,148)
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 12 $38,892 ($3,241)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Fire Protection. 38 $35,943 ($2,995)
Associate's Degree Fire Protection. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Homeland Security. 5
Associate's Degree Homeland Security. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other. 99
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Social Work. 62
Associate's Degree Social Work. 54 $21,310 ($1,776) $35,018 ($2,918)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 1
Associate's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 2
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 4
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 3
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 58
Associate's Degree Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 4
Associate's Degree Public Health. 8
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 64 $80,375 ($6,698)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 3
Associate's Degree Business/Commerce, General. 105 $5,500 $40 $35,497 ($2,958) $47,475 ($3,956)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 2
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 10
Associate's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other. 8
Associate's Degree Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer and Information Sciences, General. 1
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 37 $13,575 $34,678 ($2,890)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 4
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Education, General. 64
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 1
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Education, Other. 9
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma American Sign Language. 7
Associate's Degree American Sign Language. 3
Associate's Degree Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services. 3


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $64,242
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 15.0

School's endowment start of year: $78,694 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $78,694 (2022)